CORRECTION — omniQ Corp.


SALT LAKE CITY, May 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — In a release issued earlier today by omniQ Corp. (OTCQB: OMQS), please note that the date in the headline should read “Q1 2021” instead of “Q1 2020”. The corrected release follows:

OMNIQ Announces Q1 2021 Revenue increased 43% YoY to $19.8 Million; 100% Growth in AI-Based Technology Contracts

Subsequent to quarter end, OMNIQ announced a definitive agreement to acquire technology leader, Dangot Computers Ltd., creating a combined $91 Million Revenue provider of automation and object identification solutions, positioned to drive increased adoption of OMNIQ’s AI Based Offerings

OMNIQ Corp. (OTCQB: OMQS) (“OMNIQ” or “the Company”), a provider of Supply Chain and Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based solutions, today announced its financial results for the three month period ended March 31, 2021.

Select Q1 2021 and recent highlights include:

  • Subsequent to quarter end, OMNIQ announced a definitive agreement to acquire technology leader, Dangot Computers Ltd., creating a combined $91 Million Revenue provider of automation and object identification solutions, positioned to drive increased adoption of OMNIQ’s AI Based Offerings
  • Q1 Sales of $19.8 million Increased 43% YoY
  • Sales Orders from Artificial Intelligence (AI) Based Technology grew 100% in Q1 2021
  • Secured a $6.8 Million Purchase Agreement from a leading specialty retailer
  • Received a $6.1 Million Purchase Agreement from Leading U.S. Food Distributor
  • Won an AI based homeland security project for terror prevention in a sensitive area in the middle east.
  • AI Based Vehicle Recognition Systems Selected for Urban Traffic Management and Regulation Enforcement Projects

Shai Lustgarten, CEO of OMNIQ, “2021 is off to a great start. Last week we announced a definitive agreement to acquire Dangot, forming a combined $91 Million revenue automation and object identification solutions powerhouse, well placed to drive increased sales of our AI based offerings.”

“We also recorded a strong first quarter on an organic basis” said Shai Lustgarten, CEO of OMNIQ. “Revenue increased 43% to nearly $20 million and AI based technology contracts grew 100% year over year. As we add new AI based projects, book repeat supply chain sales, in higher volumes, from our Fortune 500 customers, and cross-sell AI-based solutions to our supply chain customers, and now to Dangot customers, we expect rapid growth to continue. ”

First Quarter 2020 Financial Results 
OMNIQ reported revenue of $19.8 million for the quarter ended March 31, 2021, an increase of 43% from $13.8 million in the first quarter of 2020. The revenue increase reflects higher demand from certain customers during the quarter as well as continued traction in our markets. Total operating expenses for the quarter were $5.5 million, compared with $5.1 million in the first quarter of 2020.

Net loss for the quarter was $3.3 million, or a loss of $.70 per basic share, compared with a loss of $2.9 million, or a loss of $.74 per basic share, for the first quarter of last year.

Adjusted EBITDA (adjusted Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation and Amortization) for the first quarter of 2020 amounted to a loss of $1.2 million compared with an adjusted EBITDA loss of $834 thousand in the first quarter of 2020.

After fully paying off its $5.0 million credit line, cash was $2.7 million for the period ended March 31, 2021.

Financial tables follow.


    For the three months ended  
(In thousands, except share and per share data)   2021     2020  
Total Revenues   $ 19,751     $ 13,799  
Cost of goods sold                
Cost of goods sold     17,115       10,763  
Gross profit     2,636       3,036  
Operating expenses                
Research and development     494       386  
Selling, general and administrative     4,438       4,137  
Depreciation     43       47  
Amortization     525       502  
Total operating expenses     5,500       5,072  
Income (loss) from operations     (2,864 )     (2,036 )
Other income (expenses):                
Interest expense     (589 )     (795 )
Other (expenses) income     110       (42 )
Total other expenses     (479 )     (837 )
Net loss before Income Taxes     (3,343 )     (2,873 )
Provision for Income Taxes                
Total Provision for Income Taxes            
Net loss attributable to OMNIQ Corp.   $ (3,343 )   $ (2,873 )
Less: Preferred stock – Series C dividend     (31 )     (72 )
Net loss attributable to the common stockholders   $ (3,374 )   $ (2,945 )
Foreign currency translation adjustment     105        
Other comprehensive income (loss)     (3,269 )     (2,945 )
Net loss per share – basic   $ (0.70 )   $ (0.74 )
Net loss per share from continuing operations – basic   $ (0.70 )   $ (0.74 )
Weighted average number of common shares outstanding – basic     4,700,737       3,984,006  


(In thousands, except share and per share data)   As of  
    31-Mar-21     31-Dec-20  
Current assets                
Cash and cash equivalents   $ 2,669     $ 4,594  
Accounts receivable, net     11,428       9,661  
Inventory     2,347       1,507  
Prepaid expenses     634       670  
Other current assets     12       10  
Total current assets     17,090     $ 16,442  
Property and equipment, net of accumulated depreciation of $642 and $600, respectively     248       289  
Goodwill     14,695       14,695  
Trade name, net of accumulated amortization of $3,464 and $3,362, respectively     927       1,028  
Customer relationships, net of accumulated amortization of $8,456 and $8,111, respectively     4,133       4,479  
Other intangibles, net of accumulated amortization of $415 and $382, respectively     1,008       1,042  
Restricted Cash           533  
Right of use lease asset     69       76  
Other assets     42       74  
Total assets   $ 38,212     $ 38,658  
Current liabilities                
Accounts payable and accrued liabilities   $ 34,074     $ 26,811  
Line of credit           4,914  
Accrued payroll and sales tax     1,364       1,717  
Notes payable, related parties – current portion     390       433  
Notes payable – current portion     6,449       6,449  
Lease liability – current portion     32       31  
Other current liabilities     1,380       1,412  
Total current liabilities     43,689       41,767  
Long term liabilities                
Notes payable, related party, less current portion     585       683  
Accrued interest and accrued liabilities, related party     59       56  
Notes payable, less current portion           1  
Lease liability     40       48  
Other long-term liabilities     1,178       1,146  
Total liabilities     45,551       43,701  
Stockholders’ equity (deficit)                
Series A Preferred stock; $0.001 par value; 1,000,000 shares designated, 0 shares issued and outstanding            
Series B Preferred stock; $0.001 par value; 1 share designated, 0 shares issued and outstanding            
Series C Preferred stock; $0.001 par value; 5,000,000 shares designated, 2,145,030 shares issued and outstanding, respectively     2       2  
Common stock; $0.001 par value; 15,000,000 shares authorized; 4,716,218 and 4,684,736 shares issued and outstanding, respectively.     5       5  
Additional paid-in capital     52,819       51,842  
Accumulated (deficit)     (60,104 )     (56,726 )
Accumulated other comprehensive loss     (61 )     (166 )
Total stockholders’ equity (deficit)     (7,339 )     (5,043 )
Total liabilities and stockholders’ equity (deficit)   $ 38,212     $ 38,658  


    Three months ended
(In thousands)   March 31,
Adjusted EBITDA Calculation   2021       2020  
Net loss     (3343 )       (2873 )
Depreciation & amortization     566         548  
Interest expense     589         795  
Income taxes              
Stock compensation     1107         544  
Nonrecurring loss events     (110 )       153  
Adjusted EBITDA     (1191 )       (833 )
Total revenues, net     19751         13,799  
Adjusted EBITDA as a % of total revenues, net     (6.03 ) %     (6.04 )

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About OMNIQ Corp. 
OMNIQ Corp. (OTCQB: OMQS) provides computerized and machine vision image processing solutions that use patented and proprietary AI technology to deliver data collection, real-time surveillance and monitoring for supply chain management, homeland security, public safety, traffic & parking management and access control applications. The technology and services provided by the Company help clients move people, assets and data safely and securely through airports, warehouses, schools, national borders, and many other applications and environments.

OMNIQ’s customers include government agencies and leading Fortune 500 companies from several sectors, including manufacturing, retail, distribution, food and beverage, transportation and logistics, healthcare, and oil, gas, and chemicals. Since 2014, annual revenues have grown to more than $50 million from clients in the USA and abroad.

The Company currently addresses several billion-dollar markets, including the Global Safe City market, forecast to grow to $29 billion by 2022, and the Ticketless Safe Parking market, forecast to grow to $5.2 billion by 2023. For more information, visit

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